Information Literacy · Study Skills

4 reasons information literacy is essential for improving your child’s academic attainment

What is information literacy? Knowing how to find, evaluate, select and use good quality information. Schools’ Library Service (SLS) Librarians work throughout the Bailiwick schools, alongside teachers, to support independent learning through information literacy. During last term SLS librarians ran workshops after school at our public library to support children with research homework. These were… Continue reading 4 reasons information literacy is essential for improving your child’s academic attainment

Greenaway Longlist 2016 · Greenaway Nominations 2016

Wall by Tom Clohosy Cole

Alluding to the difficult times brought about by the Berlin Wall, Wall by Tom Clohosy Cole is a beautifully illustrated story of desolation and courage.  The story comes from the perspective of a child who has lost his father to the wall, and is desperately searching for a way to find him again.  The dark… Continue reading Wall by Tom Clohosy Cole